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Law Enforcement Training

The Law Enforcement Division of the Southwest Florida Criminal Justice Academy.

Corrections Officer Training

The Correctional Officer program at Southwest Florida Public Service Academy

Firefighter Training

The Minimum Standards Firefighting Program at Southwest Florida Public Service Academy

EMT Training

The Applied Technology Diploma program at Southwest Florida Public Service Academy

Advanced and Specialized Criminal Justice Training

Advanced & Specialized Criminal Justice Courses at Southwest Florida Public Service Academy

advanced Firefighter and EMT Training

Advanced Firefighter and EMT Courses at Southwest Florida Public Service Academy

There will be an Equivalence of Train course on July 12th – 15th, and another on August 2nd – 5th. For more details please contact Dennis Eads.

Institutional Profile

The Southwest Florida Public Service Academy, an extension of Ft. Myers Technical College is comprised of two separate Public Safety Academies: The Southwest Florida Criminal Justice Academy and The Southwest Florida Fire Academy.

 

 

The Southwest Florida Criminal Justice Academy is certified by the Florida Department of Law Enforcement’s Criminal Justice Standards & Training Commission to train students to become Florida State Certified Police Officers, Correctional Officers, and Probation & Parole Officers. In addition to training basic recruits, the Southwest Florida Criminal Justice Academy also provides Advanced & Specialized training courses which are designed to provide for the continuing education and training needs of Officers after their basic certification.

 

The Southwest Florida Fire Academy is certified by the Florida Bureau of Fire Standards & Training to train students to become Florida State Certified Fire Fighters. It also incorporates a certified Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) program through the Department of Health for the State of Florida. In addition to training basic recruits, the Southwest Florida Fire Academy also provides Advanced & Specialized training courses which are designed to provide for the continuing education and training needs of Firefighters after their basic certification.

 

Academy Mission Statement

The Mission of the Southwest Florida Public Service Academy is to serve the citizens in our service area by providing our students with the highest quality certified education in Criminal Justice, Firefighting, and EMT.

 

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  Change Date

Wednesday, Jul 28, 2021

Investigation and Supervision of Officer-Involved Deadly Force Incidents #1152

Investigation and Supervision of Officer-Involved Deadly Force Incidents #1152 8:00 AM—5:00 PM

Location: SWFPSA Classroom: TBA

Investigation and Supervision of Officer-Involved Deadly Force Incidents

Instructor:

Crisis Intervention Training for School Resource Officers #1401

Crisis Intervention Training for School Resource Officers 8:00 AM—5:00 PM

Location: SWFPSA Classroom: TBA

Crisis Intervention Training for School Resource Officers

Instructor:

School Resource Officer Fundamentals #1400

School Resource Officer Fundamentals 8:00 AM—5:00 PM

Location: SWFPSA Classroom: TBA

School Resource Officer Fundamentals

Instructor:

Interventions and Response #1404

Interventions and Response 8:00 AM—5:00 PM

Location: SWFPSA Classroom: TBA

Interventions and Response

Instructor:

Surveillance Techniques

Surveillance Techniques 8:00 AM—5:00 PM

Location: SWFPSA Classroom: TBA

Surveillance Techniques

Instructor:

162nd Correctional Officer Class

Firearms Training 1:00 PM—10:00 PM

Location: Lee County Gun Range Classroom: LCSO

Firearms; CJK_0040

Instructor: Mike Peak

CMS Firearms Instructor #801

CMS Firearms Instructor 6:00 PM—11:00 PM

Location: SWFPSA/LCGR Classroom: Lee County Gun Range 6570 Felix Romano Ave., Fort Myers, FL 33905

CMS Firearms Instructor

Instructor:

85th CO to LE Cross-Over

Legal 8:00 AM—4:00 PM

Location: SWFPSA Classroom: TBD

LEGAL CJK 0018

Instructor: Erica Rich

162nd Basic Law Enforcement Class

Physical Fitness 7:00 AM—9:00 AM

Location: SWFPSA Classroom: PT Area

Physical Fitness Training Program CJK_0096

Instructor:

REVIEW & TEST 9:00 AM—4:00 PM

Location: SWFPSA Classroom: TBD

Traffic Stops CJK 0087

Instructor: Raymond Beiner